Social Media and News – an Introductory Selection of Reading Material

This list is just a small selection. It includes publications that deal with various aspects of social media and news, covering a wide range such as platforms, distribution strategies, production issues, trauma, trends, the misinformation ecosystem and more. It is thus nowhere near complete, but merely intended as some starting material into a topic about which much has been written in the recent past. More surely is to come. In compiling the list, I included primarily publications that are freely and directly accessible.

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